Venue

Getting Here

From The North Bay/Golden gate Bridge

From the gate Bridge Toll Plaza take the 19th Ave/Park Presidio blvd exit and proceed through the tunnel onto Park Presidio Blvd. Go two miles to cabrillo St. turn right on Cabrillo, then right again on 14th Ave. Proceed One block northto Balboa St, turn right, Proceed across Park presidio Blvd to 8th Ave. For Surface access to the young, turn right onto 8th Ave across Fulton St to JFK Dr. For direct access to the Music Concourse Parking Facility, turn right on Fulton St and then left on the 10th Ave.

From The Sorth Bay/I - 280 North

At Daly City, take Route 1 North toward 19th Avenue/Golden Gate Bridge. Just past the entrance to Golden Gate Park, turn right onto Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard. At the 2nd stop sign Turn left onto Music Concourse Drive.

From The East Bay/I - 80 West

Weekdays: Continue on I-80 through San Francisco for about one mile, then bear right, following signs for Golden Gate Bridge/US101 North. Follow signs for Octavia Street and Fell Street. The freeway ends at Market Street. Cross Market Street and go four blocks, then make a left turn to Fell Street. Go 1.5 miles on Fell Street. For access to the Music Concourse Parking Facility, just beyond Shrader Street bear right and turn right to Stanyan Street. Go two blocks and make a left turn to Fulton Street. Take Fulton to 10th Avenue and turn left into the parking facility. For surface access to the Academy, continue on Fell Street and just after Shrader Street, bear left to Kezar Drive. Bear right to JFK Drive.

From The East Bay/I - 80 West - Alternative

Take the Fremont Street exit from the Bay Bridge and turn left to Fremont Street. Go 0.3 miles and turn left to Pine Street. Take Pine Street for 2.7 miles past Presidio Avenue and bear left to Masonic Avenue. Follow Masonic Avenue for 0.8 miles and turn right to Fulton Street. Follow Fulton for 1.3 miles to 8th Avenue to the Academy or to 10th Avenue for direct access to the Concourse parking Structure. Please note that John F. Kennedy Drive is closed on Sundays from Transverse Drive to McLaren Lodge. Tea Garden Drive remains open for pick-up and drop-off, accessible via Concourse Drive from Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. The Concourse Parking Facility is open seven days a week.

Parking

Parking is free all day on Martin Luther King, Nancy Pelosi and John F. Kennedy drives.

Public Transport

From Marin County

Take Golden Gate Transit to San Francisco. Exit at Van Ness @ McAllister St (City Hall). Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums.

From Amtrak Station at the Ferry Building

(A) Board MUNI 'F' Streetcar going towards Market St. Have driver let you off at MUNI #5 bus stop. Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums. (B) Cross plaza to Market St. Enter Embarcadero BART/MUNI Subway Station. Go to MUNI entrance and take 'N' Judah light rail. Exit 'N' Judah at Ninth Ave.; walk 1 block north on Ninth to Golden Gate Park. Enter Park and follow signs for De Young/Academy of Science Museums to Concourse.

From City Hall/Civic Center

Go to McAllister St. Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums.

From Fisherman's Wharf

(A) Board MUNI 'F' Streetcar going towards Market St. Have driver let you off at MUNI #5 bus stop. Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums. (B) Board MUNI # 47 at North Point St. going west. Exit #47 ant Van Ness @ McAllister; board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums.

From Union Square/Downtown

Walk down Powell St to Market St, then you have 2 choices: (A) Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums. (B) Enter Powell St. BART/MUNI Subway Station. Go to MUNI entrance and take 'N' Judah light rail. Exit 'N' Judah at Ninth Ave.; walk 1 block north on Ninth to Golden Gate Park. Enter Park and follow signs for De Young/Academy of Science Museums to Concourse.

From BART

Exit at Powell BART/MUNI Station - follow same directions as from Union Square/Downtown.

From Caltrain

Exit at Caltrain Station at 4th @ Townsend Sts. Board MUNI #30 or #45 buses. Exit buses at Market @ Third/Kearny Sts. Go to bus stop for MUNI #5 going west. Board MUNI #5 McAllister bus going West. Exit #5 at Fulton @ Ninth Ave; enter Golden Gate Park at Ninth, go right, then left to enter Concourse between the Museums.

Golden Gate Park Shuttle

San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (RPD) welcomes Spring 2012 with the launch of the free shuttle ride for the public to visit Golden Gate Park. This is part of SF Rec and Park's efforts to advocate for the City's public transit first policy and encouage the public to the ride public transit to visit Golden Gate Park.

The shuttle ride will be free to all residents and visitors in San Francisco. The shuttles run btween 9am and 6 pm every 15 to 20 minutes on Saturdays and Sundays as well as all legal holidays.

The Shuttles wills stop at all Golden Gate Park destinations such as McLaren Lodge, National AIDS Memorial Grove, Koret Children's Playground, Conservatory of Flowers, de Young Museum, California Academy of Science, rose Garden, Stow Lake, Marx Meadow, Spreckles Lake, Bison Paddock, Dutch windmill, Murphy Windmill, Ocean Beach and more.